Temperature in which organism survives

Value 113 °C
Organism Archaea Pyrolobus fumarii
Reference Rothschild LJ, Mancinelli RL. Life in extreme environments. Nature. 2001 Feb 22 409(6823):1092-101 p.1096 table 1PubMed ID11234023
Primary Source Blöchl E, Rachel R, Burggraf S, Hafenbradl D, Jannasch HW, Stetter KO. Pyrolobus fumarii, gen. and sp. nov., represents a novel group of archaea, extending the upper temperature limit for life to 113 degrees C. Extremophiles. 1997 Feb1(1):14-21.PubMed ID9680332
Entered by Uri M
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